The swelling in my foot has diminished somewhat, and now I can feel pain in other parts of my leg and ankle that were previously overshadowed by the broken bones.

I read a fascinating article on HowStuffWorks.com about how the body mends fractures. According to that, and of course my doctor spouse, I should be crutches-free in another week or two. I have to stay in a boot though, but that’s ok. Walking upstairs on crutches is terrifying.

Perhaps I’ll get priority boarding when I fly to Chicago next month.

Yup, SQLskills.com redux is upon us. I’m going to do IEDev and IE4 this time around, and the developer in me is especially excited.